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A 39-year-old member asked:

How long before thyroid uptake scan should you stop taking tapazole (methimazole)?

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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Nuclear Medicine 19 years experience
5 days...: Stopping tapazole (methimazole) 5 days before your thyroid uptake scan should be sufficient.
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